M 5.5 in Indonesia on 25 Aug 2018 18:33 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 9.84 Km
Lat/Lon: -8.4244 , 116.9264
Event Date: 25 Aug 2018 18:33 UTC
Exposed Population: 3750000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 25 Aug 2018 21:37 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 64 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Terremoto de 7,1 se registró en el Pacífico Sur
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 17:33:00 +0200.

Se ha lanzado una alerta de tsunami para Nueva Caledonia, Fiji, Vanuatu y Nueva Zelanda. Se ha lanzado una alerta de tsunami para Nueva Caledonia, Fiji, Vanuatu y Nueva Zelanda. Este miércoles se registró un terremoto de 7,1 en la escal
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Indonesia: Humanitarian aid for Lombok earthquake victims
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 16:17:00 +0200.

Indonesian NGOs are providing humanitarian assistance to thousands of earthquake victims in North and West Lombok, with support from Cordaid. They do this in some of the most devastated villages of the island. The intervention focuses on sh
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Potente terremoto de 7,1 sacude islas del Océano Pacífico
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:44:00 +0200.

WELLINGTON, Nueva Zelanda (AP) - La tierra tembló con fuerza el miércoles cerca de Nueva Caledonia, en el Océano Pacífico, pero los expertos dijeron que no hay peligro de tsunami. Leer también: El sismo de magnitud 7,1 Otro sismo: Indonesia
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Multiple Earthquakes Strike Pacific Region, Including One In Californi ...
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:43:00 +0200.

In the last 24 hours, three major earthquakes in the Pacific ring of fire and 19 earthquakes with magnitude more than 4.5 happened around the world, according to the U.S. Geological Survey data. The three major earthquakes happened in the N
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),